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Barcode30293101846629
StatusIn Processing
LocationClark County
Call No614.46 Alon
TitleAlone together : love, grief, and comfort in the time of COVID-19 / edited by Jennifer Haupt.
CollectionNF
Total Circ0
NumReserves0
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In ProcessingClark County30293101846629614.46 Alon11/17/2020 In Processing 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781771682282
International Standard Book Number 1771682280
Title Statement Alone together : love, grief, and comfort in the time of COVID-19 / edited by Jennifer Haupt.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice [Chicago, Illinois] : Central Avenue Publishing, 2020.
Physical Description viii, 258 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Formatted Contents Note Foreword / by Garth Stein -- Introduction / by Jennifer Haupt -- What now? -- Grieve -- Comfort -- Connect -- And do not stop.
Summary, Etc. Alone Together: Love, Grief, and Comfort During the Time of COVID-19 is a collection of essays, poems, and interviews to serve as a lifeline for negotiating how to connect and thrive during this stressful time of isolation as well as a historical perspective that will remain relevant for years to come. All net profits will be donated to The Book Industry Charitable Foundation, a nonprofit organization that coordinates charitable programs to strengthen the bookselling community. Ms. Haupt rallied a diverse roster of more than 90 authors to contribute their work to Alone Together, free of charge, including Kwame Alexander, Jenna Blum, Andre Dubus III, Jamie Ford, Nikki Giovanni, Pam Houston, Jean Kwok, Major Jackson, Caroline Leavitt, Ada Limón, Dani Shapiro, David Sheff, Garth Stein, Luis Alberto Urrea, Steve Yarbrough, and Lidia Yuknavitch. The overarching theme is how this age of isolation and uncertainty holds the possibility of changing us as individuals and a society.
Summary, Etc. A collection of essays, poems, and interviews to serve as a lifeline for negotiating how to connect and thrive during the stressful time of isolation during the Covid-19 pandemic. A diverse roster of more than ninety authors discuss the overarching theme is how this age of isolation and uncertainty holds the possibility of changing us as individuals and a society. Valuable from a historical perspective that will remain relevant for years to come.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term COVID-19 (Disease) Prevention.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Quarantine Psychological aspects.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term COVID-19 (Disease) Social aspects.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Epidemics Social aspects.
Index Term-Genre/Form Essays.
Index Term-Genre/Form Poetry.
Index Term-Genre/Form Interviews.
Added Entry, Personal Name Haupt, Jennifer (Journalist) editor, author of introduction.
Added Entry, Personal Name Weisnewski, Ailsa. illustrator.
Added Entry, Personal Name Stein, Garth. author of foreword.

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